Lanxess announced that its Urethane Systems (URE) business unit has partnered with Azelis Americas to distribute its polyurethane dispersions (PUDs) in the United States effective November 1, 2022.
LANXESS' urethane systems business unit offers specialized polyurethane solutions for elastomers, coatings, adhesives and sealants.
The agreement adds PUD's Witcobond line to Azelis' existing portfolio of LANXESS urethane system product lines serving the CASE markets.
"We are pleased to expand the partnership between Lanxess and Azelis Americas to include our polyurethane dispersion products," said Goran Zarkov, North American Sales Director, URETHANE Systems business unit.
"Azelis has been a valuable and reliable distribution partner for our urethane products in the CASE markets for many years, and the addition of PUD will enable Azelis to provide even more holistic solutions for our customers' urethane needs," Zarkov added.
Rocky Prior, CEO of Azelis Americas CASE, said: "The Witcobond line is recognized globally and provides formulators with a full line of water-based polyurethane dispersion options that comply with increasingly demanding VOC regulations."
"The CASE team at Azelis Americas is proud to be able to offer these products to our broad customer base. Expanding our strategic relationship with Lanxess to include the Witcobond line is a testament to the strength of our ability and commitment to grow this market," said Prior.